International Travel Clinic
Schedule an Appointment
Appointments are required for Davis County Health Department's
International Travel Clinic. For an appointment and consultation, call 801-525-5020.
What to Expect During Your Visit
During your visit, you will receive important information on possible health
risks, personal protection measures, food and water safety tips, high altitude
sickness, motion sickness, traveling while pregnant, and jet lag. We will also
provide information to prevent diseases common in countries around the world
and include specific concerns for the area you are visiting.
Recommended Vaccinations for Travelers
While Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Tetanus/Diphtheria, and Typhoid vaccines are
recommended for most travelers headed abroad, Yellow Fever vaccine is required
when visiting risk-specific countries. Prescriptions for treatment or
prevention of ailments, such as Travelers' Diarrhea, Malaria, and altitude
sickness, are available.
for a vaccine fee schedule.
Some insurance companies will help pay
for travel-specific vaccines. Please check with your insurance before
your visit. Click here for a list of accepted insurance companies.
New Vaccine Information
We are now offering the new cholera vaccine Vaxchora. This is a vaccine
indicated for active immunization against disease caused by Vibrio cholerae
serogroup O1 in adults 18 through 64 years of age traveling to
Additional Vaccine Information: PAVAX Cholera
New! Yellow Fever
Davis County Health Department is now a certified site for the administration
of the YF-VAX and STAMARIL yellow fever vaccines.
Sanofi Pasteur is the only licensed manufacturer of YF-VAX yellow fever
vaccine in the United States. The company announced an interruption in the
production of YF-VAX yellow fever vaccine beginning in June of this year and
extending to mid - 2018.
To fill this gap Sanofi Pasteur received approval from the FDA to make
STAMARIL yellow fever vaccine available in the United States through the
Expanded Access Investigational New Drug Program (EAP).
We will be offering YF-VAX yellow fever vaccine until our stock is depleted.
Once our stock is depleted, we will begin offering the STAMARIL yellow fever
vaccine. If you are interested in receiving a yellow fever vaccination, please
contact us at (801) 525-5020. An appointment/consultation is required in
order to receive the vaccination.
STAMARIL Background (Yellow Fever vaccine)
According to Sanofi
Pasteur, STAMARIL is a live and attenuated yellow fever vaccine with a similar
profile to the YF-VAX vaccine. STAMARIL is manufactured by Sanofi Pasteur in
France with a large base of experience. STAMARIL has been distributed
worldwide in over 70 countries and more than 400 million doses of the vaccine
have been administered during the past 30 years.
Additional Vaccine Information: Sanofi Pasteur and the CDC